Chris Gekker Subs With The New York Philharmonic

In July, trumpeter Chris Gekker subbed for Phil Smith, 1st trumpet of the New York Philharmonic, in both orchestral performances and recital concerts by the Philharmonic brass section. In August, Naxos released Nantucket Dreaming music by Carson Cooman and Chris performed on two tracks, Nobadeer Dreaming for solo flugelhorn, and Lyric Trio for trumpet/cello/piano, both recorded in Boston in the spring of 2009.